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Full text of "Voting precincts. : Division of wards"

[Document 47 — 1939.] 




VOTING PRECINCTS. 



CHANGES IN VOTING PRECINCTS IN WARDS 
TWO, SEVEN AND TEN. 



City of Boston, 
Board of Election Commissioners, 
July 17, 1939. 

Mr. Wilfred J. Doyle, City Clerk, City Hall, Boston. 
Dear Sir, — The following is a vote of the Board of 
Election Commissioners under date of May 22, 1939: 

Voted to decrease the number of voting precincts 
in Ward 2, from 17 to 15 in number, and in Ward 10, 
from 16 to 15 in number; and to correct the precinct 
lines in Ward 7. Such changes are described on 
list attached to this letter. This makes a total 
number of 386 precincts in the City of Boston. 

These changes in precinct lines are to be effective 
for the City Election, November 7th, 1939. 

Very truly yours, 

BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS, 
Frederic E. Dowling, 

Commissioner and Secretary. 



City Document No. 47, 
WARD 2. 



Former Precinct 2 is consolidated with former Precinct 
3, making the new boundaries of Precinct 3 as follows: 

Precinct 3. — Beginning at the junction of Chelsea 
street and Prospect street, thence through the middle 
line of Prospect street to Tremont street, thence through 
the middle line of Tremont street to Edgeworth street, 
thence through the middle line of Edgeworth street to 
Bunker Hill street, thence through the middle line 
of Bunker Hill street to Marion street, thence through 
the middle line of Marion street to Princeton street, 
thence through the middle line of Princeton street 
to Tufts street, thence through the middle line of Tufts 
street to Medford street, thence through the middle 
line of Medford street to Terminal street, thence through 
the middle line of Terminal street and Terminal Street 
Extended to the Mystic river, thence through the middle 
line of the Mystic river to the harbor line, thence along 
said harbor line to slip (joining Mt. Vernon Street 
Extended), thence through the middle line of said slip 
to Mt. Vernon Street Extended, thence through the 
middle line of Mt Vernon Street Extended to Chelsea 
street, thence through the middle line of Chelsea street 
to the point of beginning. 

Former Precinct 4 is consolidated with former Precinct 
5, making the new boundaries of Precinct 5 as follows: 

Precinct 5. — Beginning at the junction of Bunker 
Hill street and Edgeworth street, thence through the 
middle line of Edgeworth street to Tremont street, 
thence through the middle line of Tremont street to 
Monument square, thence through the middle line of 
the northerly side of Monument square to Bartlett 
street, thence through the middle line of Bartlett street 
to Trenton street, thence through the middle line of 
Trenton street to Bunker Hill street, thence through 
the middle line of Bunker Hill street to Carney street, 
thence through the middle line of Carney street to 
Medford street, thence through the middle line of 
Medford street to Tufts street, thence through the 
middle line of Tufts street to Princeton street, thence 
through the middle line of Princeton street to Marion 
street, thence through the middle line of Marion street 
to Bunker Hill street, thence through the middle line 
of Bunker Hill street to the point of beginning. 



Changes in Voting Precincts. 



WARD 7. 



Precinct lines are revised in Precincts 11 and 18, mak- 
ing the new boundaries of said precincts as follows: 

Precinct 11. — Beginning at the junction of Dor- 
chester street and Rogers street, thence through the 
middle line of Rogers street to Preble street, thence 
through the middle line of Preble street to Old Colony 
avenue, thence through the middle line of Old Colony 
avenue to Doctor Michael Gavin Way, thence through 
the middle line of Doctor Michael Gavin Way to Mon- 
signor Denis F. O'Callaghan Way, thence throuh the 
middle line of Monsignor Denis F. O'Callaghan Way to 
Kemp street, thence through the middle line of Kemp 
street to Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle 
line of Dorchester avenue to the roadbed of the New 
York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, thence through 
the middle line of said roadbed to Boston street, thence 
through the middle line of Boston street across Dor- 
chester avenue to Dorchester street, thence through the 
middle line of Dorchester street to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 18. — Beginning at the junction of Preble 
street and Columbia road, thence through the middle 
line of Columbia road to Old Harbor street, thence 
through the middle line of Old Harbor street and Old 
Harbor Street Extended to the harbor line, thence along 
said harbor line to a line running southwesterly to 
Columbia road at its intersection with the roadbed of the 
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, thence 
through the middle line of said roadbed to Locust street, 
thence through the middle line of Locust street to 
Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle line of 
Dorchester avenue to Bellflower street, thence through 
the middle line of Bellflower street to Boston street, 
thence through the middle line of Boston street to the 
roadbed of the New York, New Haven & Hartford 
Railroad, thence through the middle line of said roadbed 
to Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle line 
of Dorchester avenue to Kemp street, thence through 
the middle line of Kemp street to Monsignor Denis F. 
O'Callaghan Way, thence through the middle line of 



4 City Document No. 47. 

Monsignor Denis F. O'Callaghan Way to Doctor Michael 
Gavin Way, thence through the middle line of Doctor 
Michael Gavin Way to Old Colony avenue, thence 
through the middle line of Old Colony avenue to Preble 
street, thence through the middle line of Preble street 
to the point of beginning. 



Changes in Voting Precincts. 



WARD 10. 



Former Precinct 1 is consolidated with former Precinct 
2, making the new boundaries of Precinct 2 as follows: 

Precinct 2. — Beginning at the junction of Conant 
street and Oregon street, thence through the middle 
line of Oregon street to Smith street, thence through 
the middle line of Smith street to the northern line of 
playground, thence along said line to Tremont street, 
thence through the middle line of Tremont street to 
Wigglesworth street, thence through the middle line 
of Wigglesworth street to Huntington avenue, thence 
through the middle line of Huntington avenue to 
Ward street, thence through the middle line of Ward 
street to Parker street, thence through the middle line 
of Parker street to Smith street, thence through the 
middle line of Smith street to Phillips street, thence 
through the middle line of Phillips street to Conant 
street, thence through the middle line of Conant street 
to the point of beginning. 



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